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National parks of Sarawak

Hans P. Hazebroek

National parks of Sarawak

by Hans P. Hazebroek

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Published by Natural History Publications (Borneo) in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaysia,
  • Sarawak.
    • Subjects:
    • National parks and reserves -- Malaysia -- Sarawak.,
    • Natural history -- Malaysia -- Sarawak.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 462-473) and index.

      StatementHans P. Hazebroek and Abang Kashim bin Abang Morshidi ; edited by K.M. Wong and R.C.K. Chung ; photographs and maps by Hans P. Hazebroek ; foreword by YAB Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud ; preface by Dato James Jemut Masing.
      ContributionsKashim bin Abang Morshidi, Abang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB484.M3 H39 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 502 p., [5] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages502
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3980424M
      ISBN 109838120324
      LC Control Number2001305366

        The Kuching Wetlands consists of mangrove systems and waterways along the Sarawak coast. Unlike the other parks this one is accessed by boat via a river cruise. For us the lure of Bako National Park was irresistible. We had the chance of jungle treks to secluded beaches, the chance of spotting proboscis and silver leaf monkeys, cheeky long tailed . #17 of 23 Nature & Parks in Kuching “ 55 different varieties of pitcher plant (a sample of each of Borneo’s species from the low lands) this is a comprehensive .

      A National Park since , Bako offers the perfect introduction to Sarawak’s forests and wildlife. The park covers the northern tip of the Muara Tebas peninsula, an area of 27 sq km. Despite its seemingly small size, Bako contains a wide range of vegetation – swamp forest, scrub-like padang vegetation, mangrove forest, dipterocarp forest. This was one of the best encounters of my trip to Borneo. We were hiking through Bako National Park, which is Sarawak's smallest and oldest parks when a group of Proboscis monkeys crossed our way. You can only find them on Borneo and fun fact: The are the best swimmers among all primats and can easily dive for up to 20 on: Kuching, Malaysia.

      Sarawak makes access to Borneo’s natural wonders and cultural riches a breeze. From Kuching, the island’s most dynamic city, pristine rainforests – where you can spot orangutans, proboscis monkeys, crocodiles and the world’s largest flower, the rafflesia – can be visited on day trips, with time in the evening for a tasty meal and a drink by the waterfront. Produced in association with the World Wide Fund for Nature, it is illustrated with superb full-color plates taken especially for this book, of plants, insects and other invertebrates, fish, reptiles, frogs, birds, and mammals, each in its natural Malaysia offers a general yet accurate introduction to this spectacularly scenic Cited by: 4.


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The parks vary in size; some are big enough for the adventurous to spend days on jungle treks taking in waterfalls, caves, lakes, mountains, islands, coral reefs and pristine beaches.

However much time you have, whether long or short, and whatever your interest in nature, the National Parks are the ideal way to sample Sarawak’s treasure of.

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Looking to expand your search outside of Sarawak. “ Once you enter the Niah National Park and purchase a ticket remember to take water. Announcement. Implementation of Tourism Tax at Sarawak National Parks. Effective 1 Februaryin accordance to Tourism Tax Act (Act ) that was passed in accordance to Laws of Malaysia on 19 June National parks of Sarawak book, with reference to part III of the Act, a tax known as Tourism Tax will be imposed on tourists staying at park accommodation.

Tanjung Datu National is situated at the westmost tip of Sarawak on the Datu Peninsula in Kuching Division. It is one of the smallest parks in Sarawak.

Getting there is by 40 minute boat ride from Sematan, Lundu and entry to the park required. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hazebroek, Hans P. National parks of Sarawak. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia: Natural History Publications (Borneo), #4 of 23 Nature & Parks in Kuching “ With spectacular trees towering over, shadowed glades of luxuriant ferns, wooden bridges and ant trails, there is plenty to enjoy until the trail opens out into a panoramic vista / viewpoint.

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Top Sarawak National Parks: See reviews and photos of national parks in Sarawak, Malaysia on Tripadvisor. Please kindly be informed that accommodation, Madu Trail & Bukit Kasut Trails at Niah National Pa Entrance to Semenggoh Wildlife Centre Limited to Maximum 40 Pax Per Sighting Based on the LATEST Sarawak Government’s Policy Direction regarding the global novel-coronavirus.

One of the very unique national parks in Sarawak is called Bako National Park and it is the closest one to Kuching, the capitol of Sarawak.

The Bako National Park is also the oldest national park in Sarawak which was established in. If we compare rates of Bako national park to those on jungles in Africa or India, there is a HUGE difference. You can enjoy national parks, flora and fauna of Borneo at 1/th the price.

So, don’t wait – Visit Borneo NOW. Further Reading – 30 Fun Things to. The star of Bako National Park is undoubtedly the proboscis monkey, the big nosed, pot-bellied comedian of the rainforest. But the star has a supporting cast of long-tailed macaque monkeys, usually patrolling the park headquarters,silvered leaf monkeys, monitor lizards and squirrels and flying lemurs that glide from tree to tree.

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Additional information Reviews (0) Additional information. Weight: kg: ISBN: Author: Abang Kashim bin Abang Morshidi, Hans P. Hazebroek. Reviews There are no reviews yet. The Malaysian state of Sarawak is home to some of Borneo’s finest national parks, with the oldest established in Some of the state’s 14 parks are within easy reach of the capital, Kuching; others require traveling deep into the rain forest.

If you’re looking to explore Borneo’s unique ecosystems, here are your best National ParkA UNESCO. Sarawak’s oldest national park is just over 20km from capital city Kuching, and is a popular day trip for tourists wanting a taste of the region's wildlife.

Although Bako National Park is quite compact, it is home to a multitude of flora and fauna which call the mangroves, swamp forest and beach-speckled coastline their home.

Bako National Park is Sarawak’s most easily accessible park and it houses an abundance of wildlife. The secluded park is only reachable by boat, making it a well protected ecosystem with a wide variety of flora and fauna.

Take a trip there today with Top Peak Travel Sarawak.For the first time, presented in this book, is an account of where the magnificent nature of Sarawak is safeguarded for posterity: the national parks, where gigantic flowers, towering trees, mysterious caves, serene tropical streams and the most unimaginable variety (and yet, perhaps, secretive) of animal life abound.National Parks of Sarawak Hans P.

Hazebroek & Abang Kashim bin Abang Morshidi An extensive and authoritative guide to the flora, fauna and natural features of the variety of national parks in Malaysia's largest state. pages with many illustrations and maps. Weight: kg. Post free within Malaysia but will incur additional postage charges when posted elsewhere.

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